Pinot noir is popular, delicious, and so frustratingly expensive. How cheap is too cheap?
Meet pinot noir.
It's a red wine grape native to France and the wine made from that grape.
(It's also totally different than the white grape and wine called pinot grigio aka pinot gris.)
Pinot is a total diva.
Pinot noir grapes have thin skins.
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…which makes them susceptible to pests, rot, and sunburn.